The Mill House, Bassingbourn 5902

Bassingbourn, England, Cambridgeshire, South Cambridgeshire

Brief Description

Features of The Mill House include an orchard, a pergola and a pool.

History

The Mill House garden was created in the late-20th century.

Detailed Description

The Mill House is north-west of Bassingbourn on the road to Shingay. During the last twenty years (2000) the owners have designed a garden of about 0.4 hectares around the house, incorporating an existing orchard in the open flat countryside. A wall encloses a secret garden containing a box hedged rectangular pool. A pergola from the north of the house supports an abundance of climbing roses and clematis. The garden is filled with many fascinating plants which grow well on this exposed site.
Features
  • Orchard
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  • Pergola
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  • Pool
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  • Hedge
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  • House (featured building)
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Authorities

Civil Parish

  • Bassingbourn cum
History

Detailed History

The garden at The Mill House has been created since the 1980s.
References

Contributors

  • Cambridgeshire Gardens Trust